Welcome to our latest playlist, courtesy of classical music streaming specialist Primephonic.

All Limelightreaders need to do to get listening is sign up for a free three-month trial– that’s a saving of $80 – using our special Limelightcode BONYNGE19. You’ll need a credit card to register, but if you don’t enjoy the service you can simply cancel any time within your free three months.

Our latest curated Primephonic playlistis a must for anyone who appreciates opera and ballet and is a tribute to the conductor who inspired our special Primephonic code: Maestro Richard Bonynge.

Born in 1930, Bonynge is one of Australia’s most successful exports. A leading conductor of opera and ballet with a taste for the byways of 19th-century repertoire, he was also of course the husband and musical partner of the late Dame Joan Sutherland. As such, he conducted many of Sutherland’s finest operatic performances from 1962 until her retirement in 1990, and several of her...